Calendar of events

TODAY

r Veterans’ Benefits Expo, 2-6 p.m., LHU Student Rec Center with exhibitors, information, a chance to register DD214s (discharge documents), free blood pressure and glucose screenings, door prizes, refreshments. Presentation of colors at 2:15 p.m. Information: Kristin Vincenzes at 570-484-2473 or kav813@lockhaven.edu.

TOMORROW

r Annual Veterans Day celebration, 8:30 a.m., Sugar Valley Rural Charter School multipurpose room, for all area military members and their families.

r Annual Veterans Day program, open to the public, 9 a.m., Robb Elementary.

r Veterans Day assembly, open to the public, 9:30 a.m., Bucktail Area High School with singing, video presentations, speeches to honor veterans, and Air Force veteran Courtney Gardner Billings.

r Festival of Trees with vendors, food, and a silent auction of holiday trees to benefit charities, 5-7:30 p.m., Covenant United Methodist Church, 44 W. Main St., Lock Haven, sponsored by Rotary Club of Downtown Lock Haven. Vendor information: Janine Bruno at janinebruno@msn.com. Tree entry information: Barb Schmouder at 570-398-0125.

r Sugar Valley Lions Club Bingo, club house in Loganton, doors open at 6 p.m., games start at 7 p.m. Free food. Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

r Fall bazaar with vendors and a Chinese and basket auction to benefit Sandi Boob, 6-9 p.m., Friendship Community Center, Beech Creek.

r Free dinner for veterans and one guest, 6 p.m., Porter Township Center, Lamar, with guest speaker E.J. Irvin, an Army colonel. Reservations: Rose Ann, 570-748-7504.

r Free community movie night featuring “Pixels,” 7 p.m., CMHS Auditorium, free popcorn and water; donations accepted. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

r “Nightfall With Edgar Allan Poe,” 7:30 p.m., LHU Sloan Auditorium; free.

SATURDAY

r Festival of Trees with vendors, food, and a silent auction of holiday trees to benefit charities, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Covenant United Methodist Church, 44 W. Main St., Lock Haven, sponsored by Rotary Club of Downtown Lock Haven. Vendor information: Janine Bruno at janinebruno@msn.com. Tree entry information: Barb Schmouder at 570-398-0125.

r Holly Mart with silent auction, lunch, baskets, cash drawing and more, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Lock Haven Catholic School Gym, sponsored by Holy Spirit Parish.

r Soup and bake sale with craft vendors, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Beech Creek-Blanchard Fire Company Social Hall, to benefit the Blanchard Baptist Cemetery. Veterans to receive a free hot dog. Vendor information: Tammy Morrow at 570-660-4552.

r Fall bazaar with vendors and a Chinese and basket auction to benefit Sandi Boob, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Friendship Community Center, Beech Creek.

r SPCA Christmas Pet Pictures, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Citizen’s Hose Co., 415 Bellefonte Ave., Lock Haven. Call 570-748-4756 for appointment. Afternoon walks-in welcome.

r St. Luke’s United Church of Christ Church Fair, Flemington, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., with indoor yard sale, homemade soup sale, lunch, candy and bake sale, kids’ games, theme baskets to be raffled, guest vendors. Ten percent of the proceeds go to hurricane relief.

r Gun and cash drawing bingo, 12 noon-5 p.m., Howard Fire Co.

r Sportsmen’s Raffle, 3-9:30 p.m., Nittany Valley Volunteer Fire Company, Lamar; must be 21 with photo ID. Tickets at the fire station, at the door, or by calling Kevin at 570-263-6019.

r Community Thanksgiving meal, 4:30-7 p.m. or until the food is gone, Antes Fort United Methodist Church, Main Street; hymn sing at 6:30.

r All-you-can-eat meal featuring homemade soups and sandwiches, 5 p.m., Yarnell Community Center to benefit Runville United Methodist Charge’s Missions Teams. Information: Thelma at 814-355-7134.

r “Nightfall With Edgar Allan Poe,” 7:30 p.m., LHU Sloan Auditorium; free.

r Sugar Valley Fire Co. chicken and waffles dinner, all you can eat, 4-7 p.m., Loganton. Take-outs available. Information: 570-725-3017.

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